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UPMC ranked 8th in the Doximity Survey of Top Educational Medical and Surgical Residency Programs

NIH Grant Makes Pitt a National Center of Big-Data Science.  <Read more in the Pitt Chronicle>

Dr. Levine, Senior Vice Chancellor for the Health Sciences, calls on Congress to pass an NIH funding bill that restores the indiscriminate budget cuts enacted two years ago as part of budget sequestration.

Pittsburgh poet Terrace Hayes named MacArthur Fellow.

Pitt Med Magazine: Summer 2014 Edition

A Final Update  - Mark Nordenberg gives his final update to the University of Pittsburgh Community.

It's a Match!

See the full list of where the Pitt Med Class of 2014 will be headed for residency.


The University of Pittsburgh Board of Trustees unanimously elected Patrick D. Gallagher, PhD, the 18th Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer of the University of Pittsburgh.


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Important Admission Dates


Application Cycle 2014-2015

October 15, 2014
Filing of AMCAS application

November 15, 2014
Supplemental application

August 25, 2014 - December 19, 2014

Interview season

January 30, 2015

Admissions Decisions Released

April 17, 2015

Second Look Program

August 9, 2015

White Coat Ceremony

August 10, 2015

First Day of Orientation

August 17, 2015

First Day of Class


Our Mission

Class of 2010

The mission of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is to improve the health and well-being of individuals and populations through cutting-edge biomedical research, innovative educational programs in medicine and biomedical science, and leadership in academic medicine.  We strive to implement this mission with the highest professional and ethical standards, in a culture of diversity and inclusiveness, and in an environment that enables each individual to develop to his or her fullest potential.